Anasazi/Ancestral Puebloan cliff-dwelling, Betatakin
Betatakin, a cliff-dwelling of the Anasazi/Ancestral Puebloans, circa 1250-1300 AD, within Navajo National Monument, Arizona.
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"Open, Sesame" password allowing Forty Thieves to stash their plunder in one of thei 1001 Arabian Nights tales.
Hand-colored woodcut of a 19th-century illustration
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